Goods Wagons

This section will probably always be a work in progress. I will add pages as time permits. (At the present time I am also working on other sections of this site.) If you want info or photos on a particular class please email me and I'll move that class to the top of the "to do" list

1886 Rollingstock Register (NEW!)
1928 list of goods wagons
1978 W.T.T. addenda (wagon pages)
1976 Rollingstock Register

VR symbol diagrams for standard gauge stock (courtesy Phillip Dunn)
NEW List of axle box types (courtesy Phillip Dunn)

Class / 1978 recode Vehicle description 1976 total 1979 total
ALF bogie automobile transport
56 54
22 22
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B 4 wheel boxvans 374 179
BFW / VBCW bogie boxvans 0 40
BLF / VBBY bogie boxvans 24 24
BLX / VBBX bogie boxvans 105 105
BMX / VBAX bogie boxvans 79 42
BP / VBPY bogie boxvans 22 22
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CJ / VHCA bogie cement hoppers 97 97
CSX / VFSX bogie coil steel wagons 90 90
-
E / VOAA bogie open wagons 70 27
ELX / VOBX bogie open wagons 508 454 a/c recode
ESX / VODX bogie bulkhead/flat wagons 26 26
EX bogie open wagons 11 0
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FCW / VQDW bogie container wagons 0 25
FH 4 wheel superphospate wagons 0 0
FJ 4 wheel flour wagons 2 2
FP bogie horsebox 1 1
FPX / VFMX bogie bulkhead flat wagons 0 6
FQF/VQCY bogie container/flat wagons 0 76
FQX / VQCX bogie container/flat wagons 424 361 a/c recode
FVF FQAY bogie flexivan flat wagons 2 2
FX / VPFX bogie flour wagons 17 17
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G 4 wheel open wagons 0 0
GH 4 wheel grain hoppers 0 12
GJF / VHGY bogie wheat hoppers 330 335
GJX bogie wheat hoppers 20 20
GR 4 wheel sleeper transport/discharge 0 0
GY 4 wheel open/grain wagons 6140 6044
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I / IA 4 wheel open wagons 1929 60
IC 4 wheel Tippler wagons 46 0
IK 4 wheel safety wagons 55 18
IS 4 wheel timber wagons 1 10
IT 4 wheel timber wagons 243 53
IY 4 wheel open wagons 137 0
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J 4 wheel cement hoppers 75 74
JAF / VHAY bogie soda ash hoppers 0 10
JBF / VHBY bogie briquette hoppers 0 35
JCF/X / VHCX bogie cement hoppers 0 30
JDF / VHDY bogie dolomite hoppers 0 10
JPF / VHFY bogie superphosphate hoppers 0 10
JQF / VHQY bogie quarry products hoppers 20
JSF bogie sand hoppers 0 40
JX / VPCX bogie cement hoppers 94 108
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K 4 wheel flat wagons 54 21
KAB 4 wheel adjustable bulkhead flat wagon 21 19
KB 4 wheel firebrick transport 1 0
KC 4 wheel tallow container wagons 27 4
KL 4 wheel container loading/unloading wagons 19 3
KMQ 4 wheel flat/container wagons 0 178
KPC 4 wheel special container flat wagons 5 0
KQ 4 wheel flat/container wagons 60 30
KS 4 wheel timber wagons 7 1
KT 4 wheel timber wagons 20 7
KW 4 wheel woodchip wagon
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L 4 wheel sheep wagons 668 340
LF / VSAY bogie sheep wagons 44 39
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M 4 wheel cattle wagons 415 259
MB 4 wheel bull/cattle wagons 2 1
MF / VSBY bogie cattle wagons 23 18
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O 4 wheel open hopper wagons 38 24
OC 4 wheel covered hopper wagons 74 25
ON 4 wheel open hopper wagons 21 11
OT 4 wheel tank wagons 46
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P 4 wheel explosives vans 48 39
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Q / VFAA bogie flat wagons 79 38
QAB / VFCA bogie, bulkhead flat wagons 3 1
QB / VWAA bogie, special well wagons 12 12
QCX bogie, lcl conatiner wagons 10 0
QF bogie flat wagons 9 8
QGF / VQEY bogie, bulkhead flat wagons 0 8
QH / VFGA bogie, special flat wagons 4 4
QMX/VQFX bogie, container flat wagons 0 60
QR / VOWA bogie, open wagons 320 223
QS / VFHA bogie special well wagons 2 2
QTF bogie, tallow container wagons 3 0
QW bogie, special well wagons 1 1
QWF bogie well wagon 1 1
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RY 4 wheel open wagons 1527 497
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S / VFDA bogie flat wagons 6 1
SBX / VFJX bogie bulkhead flat wagons 13 13
SCX cable transport 4 2
SFF/VFLY bogie bulkhead flat wagons 0 9
SFX / VLFX bogie bulkhead flat wagons 120 97
SKF bogie flat wagons 7 7
SKX bogie flat wagons 68 68
SX / VFEX bogie flat wagons 4 3
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T 4 wheel insulated ice boxvans 293 30
TP bogie insulated boxvans 5 4
TW/TWF/TWX bogie tanks wagons 442
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U 4 wheel louvre vans 851 148
UB / VLAA bogie louvre vans 33 2
UF bogie louvre vans 3 0
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VF / VLBY bogie louvre vans 75 16
VFNX bogie, bulkhead flat wagons 0 50
VFTY bogie, bulkhead timber wagons 0 29
VHX / VLDX bogie louvre vans 20 20
VLX / VLCX bogie louvre vans 656 655
VP / VLPY bogie louvre vans 50 50
VSX / VLEX bogie louvre vans 250 240



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